Salta - Salta - Argentina
The city of Salta in northern Argentina . The airport of the city of Salta receives many daily flights, mainly from the City of Buenos Aires. The tourist infrastructure of Salta has a wide range of hotels, restaurant serving typical and international car rental agencies, travel agencies and tour, so that tourists can enjoy your stay.
The city of Salta is the capital of the province of Salta. Satla is located 1600 km away from the city of Buenos Aires in the Lerma Valley, at the foot of Mts. 20 de Febrero and San Bernando. The city most important points of interest are: 9 de Julio Square, the Basilica Cathedral, the historic Town Council, the San Francisco Convent Church, the San Bernardo Convent and Balcarce Street.
The city of Salta has developed over the last few years a very good infrastructure for tourism. Salta has many tourist agencies that allow visitors to select the excursions.
The tourist circuits in the inner areas of the province are:
- Tren de las Nubes (Clouds Train) from the Salta train Station to the viaduct La Polvorilla. It goes up until 4,200 mt height and goes through 29 bridges, 21 tunnels, 13 viaducts, 2 curls and 2 zigzags.
- Cafayate: located 190 km away from Salta, this city stands out from the Calchaquíes Valleys. The most important excursions are: La Quebrada de El Cafayate, or of the Conchas and the cities of Cerrillos, La Merced, El Carril and Alemanía. Another attraction of this area are its wineries.
- Cachi: 150 km away from Salta. Its main attraction is the Obispo Uphill which connects the Calcachí High Valley with the Lerma Valley reaching a height of 3,260 mts in Piedra de Molino. The National Park Los Cardones and the Quebrada del Escoipe are other excursions.
- San Antonio de los Cobres: 163 km away from Salta. It is the highest city of the country, 3,765 mts height.
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